Hosted by Ellie Wilson – ft. Olivia De Prato, Samantha Fernando, Rakhi Singh, Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh, Dan Trueman, Nordic Affect, Anna Thorvaldsdottir, Ruby Colley, Ruisi Quartet, Oliver Leith (composer), Nordic Viola, Linda Buckley, Jessica Moss, Kate Ellis, Laura Cannell +++
This month we’ve got the talented composer Toby Young as our Guest Editor!
Toby is a composer whose work explores the boundaries between pop and classical music. Since winning the Guardian/BBC Proms Young Composer of the Year (2006) and the International ABRSM Composition Competition (2009), Toby’s music has been performed by renowned ensembles including the LSO, RPO, AAM, London Mozart Players, and the choirs of King’s College Cambridge, New College Oxford, and the BBC Singers. He has also written and co-written for numerous pop artists including the Rolling Stones, Chase & Status, Duran Duran, and Ellie Goulding. Toby is the Gianturco Junior Research Fellow in Music and Philosophy at Linacre College, Oxford.